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80 Years Ago

Archives 04-03-2002

70 Years Ago




April 2, 1932 to April 8, 1932
80 Years Ago In Overton County
(from the files of the Overton County Library)

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Mrs. Ernest Flowers, of TaylorÕs Cross Roads, visited Mrs. Henry Little Thursday.

Lucian McDonald, of Ivyton, was a recent guest of Elmo Williams in Monroe.

Mrs. Claude Coleman and daughter, Morene, of Old Hickory, are visiting home folks in Monroe.

Nola Mae Smith and Lucy Paul visited Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Smith last week-end.

The small child of Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Cravens is very sick.

Wolford Holt spent Friday night at the home of Benton Holt in Byrdstown.

Mrs. Cosby Sells and Mrs. Benton Holt visited Mrs. Cato Sells Wednesday evening.

James Harton refused a wedding gift of $3,500 from an uncle in Australia because he said he was a "fool to marry".

Corrine Reed and Clio Holt attended the singing at Lovelady Tuesday night.

Ruby Conaster and Geneva Little visited their cousin, Carrie Williams, Friday.

Health is not so good in Livingston.

Beatrice Tidrow spent the week-end with home folks.

Newton Amonette and family spent the Easter holidays with home folks.

Mrs. H.C. Winningham, of Byrdstown R-2, entertained friends at a birthday supper for her husband on Tuesday night, March 22. Guests were Mr. and Mrs. Bennet Holt and family, Mr. and Mrs. Posey Winningham and family, and Preston Lee.

The health department of New-Castle-on-the-Tyne, Eng. states the average fall of soot in that city is 462 tons per square mile per year.

Mrs. R.B. Oakley and children and Beulah Bilbrey have returned from Springfield, where they have been visiting Mrs. Oakley's parents, Mr. and Mrs. S.M. Ensor.

Thelma Denton, of Algood, was in Livingston Saturday.

E.T. Kuykendall and family all have the flu.

Mr. and Mrs. M.F. Marcum have moved to their new home on Spring Street.


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